Archive for the ‘First Aid’ Category

Inset day training for schools – tips

Wednesday, August 18th, 2010

Many of our short 1-day and ½ day courses are popular as inset day training with schools.  Here is a quick guide to planning your inset day training event to help you get the best out of the course and make sure your school benefits to the maximum :

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First Aid plasters in schools

Monday, July 19th, 2010

Staff in schools have always been able to put plasters on the children. It was just a rumour that this was not allowed. In fact, the HSE has published an information sheet on plasters and children. It is part of their Great Health and Safety Myths series.

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First Aid training for teachers, classroom assistants and school staff

Monday, July 19th, 2010

First aid training for schools is essential. Teachers, school meal supervisors, the office staff, receptions, ground staff, caretakers and site supervisors are all involved in caring for the school children and providing them with a safe environment.

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Pediatric First Aid and OFSTED

Monday, July 19th, 2010

If you are looking after babies or children up to the age of eight you may need to have a first aid certificate recognised by OFSTED.

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First Aid in schools

Monday, July 19th, 2010

All schools should have someone on site with first aid training. However, staff must not allow a pupil to suffer without help because of the lack of a first aid certificate.

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